Neil deGrasse Tyson on Creationism, Celebrity & Kids
"Cosmos: A SpaceTime Odyssey" host Neil deGrasse Tyson, always provocative, sat with National Geographic News and talked about kids, the role of scientists, and the debate about teaching creationism in schools.
Strike Up a Jazz Conversation to Enthrall More Listeners
Jason Moran, one of today's best-known younger jazz musicians, is a true believer that his art form can transport and transform an audience. Newly named the artistic director for jazz at the Kennedy Center in Washington, the musician now has a public platform to share his passion.
Step Afrika! holds week-long step camps for young people around the world. Led by the award-winning and multi-talented artists of Step Afrika!, the camp combines core Step Afrika! values of teamwork, commitment, discipline and academic achievement with excellent performance and artistic training. Each camp culminates with a “unity step” performance for family, friends and the public, and is held at Anacostia High School in Washington, D.C. The Washington Performing Arts sponsored the camp for...
Misty Copeland made headlines around the world as one of the first African-American soloists for the American Ballet Theatre. Her remarkable rise to greatness shows how faith in your body can take you places you never imagined.
Odell Beckham Jr. Sets Guinness World Record for One-Handed Catches
The New York Giants rookie wide receiver made his way into team and league record books this season with his breakout 2014 campaign. Now, as of late Thursday afternoon, he’s in the Guinness World Records.
Idris Elba Plays James Bond: "Vulture Remix" Episode 10
New York Magazine wrote: There's been a lot of talk lately about whether or not Idris Elba would be qualified to play 007. We decided to investigate for ourselves. (Footage sources: "Luther," "The Gunman," "Takers," "Spectre" trailer, ad for Jaguar.) Come back for more Vulture Remixes on Mondays!
How a Bout of Depression Led to Dwayne Johnson's Career-Defining Moment | Master Class | OWN
After playing football for four years at the University of Miami, Dwayne Johnson was passed over by the NFL. While he played for the Canadian Football League for a short time, he was ultimately cut from his team, the Calgary Stampeders, and sent packing.
Check Out the best gravity defying dunks from the 2013 calendar year! About the NBA: The NBA is the premier professional basketball league in the United States and Canada. The league is truly global, with games and programming in 215 countries and territories in 47 languages, as well as rosters that currently feature 85 international players from 36 countries and territories.
Richard was so moved by 6-year-old Nikolas’ letter that he retweeted it to his nearly one million followers, “It really touched me because I felt like this little kid got me. He understood that I’m not a bad guy.”